Town ball season kicks off

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by Dave DeMars news@thenewsleaders.com With the frost barely out of the ground and a brisk March wind still blowing in May, the St. Joseph Joes kicked off their baseball season. Arms are still a little sore, legs stiffen and cramp easily, and the bat speed isn’t quite what it was last summer at season’s end. But the grass is green

Sartell wrestlers compete at the state wrestling tournament

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by Marie Olson contributing writer Three Sartell Sabres’ wrestlers qualified for the State Wrestling Tournament March 1-3 at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. Junior Jackson Penk (120 pounds) went 2-2 on the weekend, falling one match short of placing in the tournament. He won his first match 10-2, then lost his next match by fall. In his first wrestle-back

Coach Snyder: ‘It’s hockey on grass’

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(Editor’s note: This was written a month ago but due to space constraints is just now being published.) by Dave DeMars news@thenewsleaders.com It’s mid-August. Two more weeks until the start of the school year. That means it’s the start of the high-school sports season. Coaches are gathering their teams, issuing jerseys, checking physical exam records and getting equipment ready. Athletes

Sabre girls soccer shutout Tech 2-0

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by Dave DeMars news@thenewsleaders.com In a hard-fought match Sept. 11 against St. Cloud Tech Tigers, the Sartell girls’ soccer team stymied the Tech offense and shut out the Tigers 2-0. Sartell controlled the play early in the game keeping the Tigers off balance with some strong offensive sallies and controlling the Tech offense for a good share of the first